CryptoKitties may have earned itself records for the most expensive CryptoKitty sold and the most expensive in-app purchase. Dragon, a CryptoKitty, fetched the equivalent of $170,000 in the blockchain-based currency ETH.
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What are smart contracts? They're a potential way to circumvent the legal middle-men that have been a necessary part of every contractual obligation for hundreds of years. They could be the future.
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Blockchain technology might have the support of many thousands of developers, but it's no panacea. In a chat with some of the premier blockchain developers, we look at the most serious problems the technology faces today.
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Don’t be fooled by the hype – blockchain isn’t a passing fad that’ll fade out in a year or two. It truly has the potential to reshape the world we live in
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At GTC this week, NVIDIA focuses its GPU development for AI, machine learning, workstations and gaming, downplaying the importance of cryptocurrency mining. However, the CEO did make some interesting statements on the Bitcoin and Ethereum.
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Former Guns N Roses drummer Matt Sorum discusses how he's left behind his wild, drug-fueled days as a rock star to be a founding member of Artbit, an innovative new platform designed to make transactions between artists and fans easier.
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Graphics card pricing remains a major problem for PC gamers, with all but the least powerful cards selling at twice MSRP. Josh Reddet, who builds crypto-mining rigs, thinks prices will stay high. The solution? Gamers should start mining.
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A startup promising a device to manage cryptocurrencies disappeared with more than $2 million in Ethereum after an ICO. The company's sole executive only communicated through text and has a questionable LinkedIn profile.
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Coinbase recently distributed an email stating that it must comply with the IRS and send tax-related data regarding 13,000 digital coin traders. The IRS smells foul play and originally demanded 500,000 records before settling.
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Robinhood Markets now offers a service for buying and selling Bitcoins and Ethereum without a per-share trading fee, but the availability is currently limited to four states. Support in other states will come in the near future.
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